Because you are distributing the software to connect to your machine, you don't have any restrictions, save that of the export restrictions. Your licensing on the system for user count etc, still apply so if you have a system that is right on the edge of needing more users added, then that may be an issue (assuming a user based license instead of an unlimited one)

Jim Oberholtzer
Chief Technical Architect
Agile Technology Architects

On 6/27/2011 1:56 PM, Charles Wilt wrote:

But redistributing the JDBC driver in the form of the jtopen project
shouldn't be an issue...

ODBC is another story....
I believe you'd have to have your client install IBM's System i Access
for Windows...note the ODBC driver doesn't require a paid for license
to System i Access.


On Mon, Jun 27, 2011 at 2:40 PM, Matt Lavinder
<mlavinder@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> We have a client and may need to provide them with a JDBC/ODBC driver for
> connecting to our system. This is part of an application we are developing
> for them.
> What are the restrictions of redistributing the files necessary for creating
> a data connection to the IBM i? I am having a hard time finding the terms
> in the documentation.

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